The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 66 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.12% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £383 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -53.84%
Security Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
769 611 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.00% 95.17% 96.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 297 459
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.93 £13.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst across the Glasgow region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) CESG
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
4 1 (16.67%) SABSA
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISSAP
4 1 (16.67%) MODAF
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) MODAF
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) ISSAP
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark